Flashcards - Politics & Geography

Flashcards - Politics & Geography
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United Nations
The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation
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treaties
A treaty is an agreement under international law entered into by actors in international law, namely sovereign states and international organizations
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Power
Power is an American crime drama television series airing on Starz
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bureaucracy
A bureaucracy is \""""a body of non-elective government officials\"""" and/or \""""an administrative policy-making group\""""
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Authority
The word authority can be used to mean the right to exercise power given by the State , or by academic knowledge of an area
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nation
A nation is a large group or collective of people with common characteristics attributed to them - including language, traditions, mores , habitus , and ethnicity
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oligarchy
Oligarchy is a form of power structure in which power effectively rests with a small number of people
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oligarchy
Oligarchy is a form of power structure in which power effectively rests with a small number of people
nation
A nation is a large group or collective of people with common characteristics attributed to them - including language, traditions, mores , habitus , and ethnicity
Authority
The word authority can be used to mean the right to exercise power given by the State , or by academic knowledge of an area
bureaucracy
A bureaucracy is \""""a body of non-elective government officials\"""" and/or \""""an administrative policy-making group\""""
Power
Power is an American crime drama television series airing on Starz
treaties
A treaty is an agreement under international law entered into by actors in international law, namely sovereign states and international organizations
United Nations
The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation
literacy
Literacy is traditionally understood as the ability to read, write, and use arithmetic
theocracy
Theocracy or ecclesiocracy is a form of government in which a deity is the source from which all authority derives
The government
A government is the system by which a state or community is controlled
political power
In social science and politics, power is the ability to influence or outright control the behavior of people
redistricting
Redistricting is the process of drawing United States electoral district boundaries
representative government
Representative democracy is a type of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of people, as opposed to direct democracy
gerrymandering
In the process of setting electoral districts, gerrymandering is a practice intended to establish a political advantage for a particular party or group by manipulating district boundaries

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